Lablab


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lablab

(ˈlæbˌlæb)
n
1. (Plants) a twining leguminous plant, Dolichos lablab (or Lablab niger), of tropical Africa but widely cultivated
2. (Plants) the edible pod or bean of this plant
[from Arabic]
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Noun1.lablab - one species: hyacinth beanLablab - one species: hyacinth bean    
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
bonavist, Dolichos lablab, Egyptian bean, hyacinth bean, Lablab purpureus, Indian bean - perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seeds; grown as an ornamental and as a vegetable on the Indian subcontinent; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
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To this end, warm-season annuals such as cowpeas, forage soybeans and lablab have become popular plantings in many parts of whitetail country.
Also new is Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple spires of bean-like flowers followed by glossy, purple black pods.
He was also the first to introduce the use of fertilizers in propagating zooplankton and phytoplankton or the so-called lablab for milkfish nutrition.
Also new Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple spires of bean-like flowers followed by glossy, purple black pods.
Also new Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple of bean-like flowers followed glossy, purple black pods.
Effect of cutting dates on nutritive value of Napier (Pennisetum purpureum) grass sole and in association with Desmodium (Desmodium intortum) or Lablab (Lablab purpureus).
8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence, Molecular identification of root-knot nematode Meloidogyne on Lablab sp.
This species is mostly signaled on the broad been (Vicia faba), the garden pea (Pisum sativum) [14], but also on the green bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) and the lablab (Lablabpurpureus) [31].
Management and nutritive evaluation of Mucuna pruriens and Lablab purpureusmaize intercrops in the sub-humid highlands of northwestern Kenya.
He said most of the attacks took place in Maar, Tongedol and Lablab villages of Koch county at 6:00am on Friday morning, adding that the government had been coordinating multiple attacks on Leer, Koch and Nhialdiu payam of Rubkotna county, respectively.